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Thursday, April 15, 2021 8:00 PM

Compelling arbitration: the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals reverses and remands a district court holding denying defendant’s motion to compel arbitration in an FCRA case

In Hearn v. Comcast Cable Communications, LLC, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a district court holding denying the Defendant’s motion

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:00 PM

Arbitration - Limitation for application for appointment of arbitrator

The Supreme Court has recently suggested that it is necessary for the Parliament to effect an amendment to Section 11 of the Arbitration and

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:00 PM

Arbitral award against a wrong party set aside

In the recent case of AB V CD, HCCT 272020, 18 February 2021the Court granted the application of AB Engineering, to set aside a HKIAC arbitral award

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:00 PM

Mediation - kooperativer Lösungsansatz für Unternehmen in der Krise.

Derzeitige Unterbrechungen von Planungsprozessen und Projekten sind für langfristige Geschäftsbeziehungen problematisch. Mittels kooperativer

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:00 PM

New ERA Pledge Corporate Guidelines Aim to Assist Corporations in Promoting Women in Arbitration

Since its launch more than five years ago, the Equal Representation in Arbitration (ERA) Pledge has offered concrete and actionable steps to help

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:00 PM

The Revised New 2021 ICC Arbitration Rules

With 851 new cases in 2019, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) maintained its position as a leading international arbitration institution

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:00 PM

Right to be heard in arbitral proceedings - recent case law on set-aside proceedings

The right to be heard is a universally accepted principle which the Federal Constitutional Court has described as a 'primordial procedural right'

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:00 PM

New York Federal Court Grants Bank’s Motion to Compel Arbitration in PPP Class Action

On April 8, 2021, the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York granted a national bank's motion to compel arbitration in a

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:00 PM

Jurisdiction above technicalities

The law is unfortunately rich, as it is well known, of technicalities which sometimes, particularly when construed in a strictly literal way, produce

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:00 PM

Esg due diligence: new prespectives for companies between risks and human rights centrality

Following the Recommendations to the European Commission on mandatory corporate due diligence and corporate accountability issued by the European

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:00 PM

ICC Expands Automatic Application of Expedited Procedure

ICC arbitrations based on agreements entered into in 2021 and beyond will follow an expedited procedure if the amount in dispute is $3 million or

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:00 PM

11th Circuit: Class members must arbitrate overdraft suits

On April 7, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit upheld a district court’s ruling compelling individual arbitration in five separate

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:00 PM

Energy Charter Treaty and EU law - the Advocate General’s opinion calling for broadening the reasoning from Achmea Judgment to ECT and CJEU’s jurisdiction over a case concerning non-EU Members

On March 3, 2021 the Advocate General issued its opinion in the proceedings before the Court of Justice of the EU (“CJEU“) under case file no

Monday, April 12, 2021 8:00 PM

The limits of consent in multi-party arbitration agreements

Certain Arbitration Rules, such as Article 22.1(vii) of the London Court of International Arbitration Rules (“LCIA Rules 2014”), provide for a

Monday, April 12, 2021 8:00 PM

Arbitration Clauses Will Not Be Enforced Against Employees Who Engage in Interstate Commerce - and What Comprises Interstate Commerce Is Not Always Obvious

As part of your company’s onboarding process, all employees sign an agreement making it crystal clear that if there ever is any dispute between them

Monday, April 12, 2021 8:00 PM

The ICDR's International Arbitration and Mediation Rules 2021: key amendments including four novel changes not seen in other recently released institutional rules

In 2020 and early 2021, we witnessed the publication of revised arbitration and mediation rules by a number of well-known arbitral institutions

Monday, April 12, 2021 8:00 PM

Effective dispute resolution in the virtual world - What did attendees at our recent webinar think about the issues discussed?

Stewarts and Lexology hosted a webinar on 24 March 2021 that looked back over 2020 and explored the lessons learned about conducting dispute

Monday, April 12, 2021 8:00 PM

"If my memory serves me well" - the accuracy of fact witness memory in International Arbitration

It is a well-used phrase, but science tells us that memory doesn't serve us at all well. In fact, research has shown that the memory of an honest

Monday, April 12, 2021 8:00 PM

Expert Evidence in the virtual environment - lessons learned in 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic brought about an unprecedented overnight change to the hearing process, with most hearings being held either semi or fully

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

The winner takes it all (the loser’s ts and cs were too small): Green v Petfre (Gibraltar) Limited ta Betfred 2021 EWHC 842 (QB)

Just after midnight in 2018, Mr Green played an online game called "Frankie Dettori's Magic Seven Blackjack". He played well. When he finished, the

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

Can You Waive Appellate Review of an Arbitration Award? The Fourth Circuit Says Yes

Many arbitration agreements address the finality of any resulting award, with differing and sometimes vague language. A number of readers might assume

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

The interruptive effect of mediation in cross-border disputes on statutory limitation periods for civil claims

Lately, the doctrine of the statute of limitation has been concretized in the Netherlands by means of various judgments of the Supreme Court

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

Dispute arising out of an Arbitration settlement must go for Arbitration

The Supreme Court of India vide its Judgment dated April 8, 2021, while disposing of an appeal arising out of an application seeking to appoint an

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

Are we entering a new era for witness evidence?

The ICC and English Business and Property Courts have turned their focus on witness evidence, resulting in a new Report and new court rules

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

Sanctions: deceptive practices and high-risk areas - Part 1

The maritime industry has transitioned to the front and centre of the global stage with increasing scrutiny on sanctions enforcement. Sanctions

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

Singapore High Court Requires Third Party’s Express Written Consent to be Joined to Arbitration Under LCIA Rules 2014

On 19 March 2021, the Singapore High Court issued an important decision on the concept of a “forced joinder” in CJD v CJE 2021 SGHC 61 (available

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

Highlights from the AAA’s New Publication on Discovery Best Practices

The American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) released recommendations for AAA Construction Advocates and Arbitrators with regard to best discovery

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

Stress awareness month and child contact

April is stress awareness month and as family lawyers, we regularly assist individuals who are dealing with a wide range of difficult issues

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

What can adjudication do to help save the world?

COVID-19 has already pushed us towards greener ways of dealing with disputes. Documents are now almost exclusively served electronically and not in

Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 PM

Email Service of Motion to Vacate Arbitration Award Not Sufficient Without Prior Express Consent, and Agreement to Arbitrate Under AAA Rules Does Not Provide Such Consent

The Eleventh Circuit rejected an argument from a party seeking to vacate an arbitration award that an email courtesy copy of a “notice of motion” was

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